The Bakersfield Californian from Bakersfield, California on August 31, 1944 · Page 9
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Bakersfield, California
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Thursday, August 31, 1944
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PIPEFOLS (ThurmJa.v. August 31, 1911) First Lieutenant Wilfred II. Gill While Kreiser is taking the rest . of his vacation and I'm doing his job and mine too, I'm going to 1ft eome of my friends write this column through their letters jinrl ro- ports from the various combat fronts. Here is one from Captain Charles 11. Chappell, Californlan reporter and veteran of the southwest Pacific campaign now taking advanced instruction in artillery at Fort Sill, Okla. Dear Jim: Having gone for three years without reporting anything of in- <4terest to your column (my fault of course), I have one .small hit that •night interest you. You may know that Lieutenant-Colonel Charles E. \Vakefield, Jr., of Bak- ; *crsfield, is attending this officers' advanced class. It happens, though, that hs and I are in the same class .TO Bakersfield is pretty well represented here. Colonel Wakefielcl came here from J-'if- teenth Headquarters, Special Troops, Fourth Army. Hard Workout It is (|iiite a privilege to be here Bt the field artillery school even though they are about, to work me to death. This is certainly more of a mental workout than anything I had overseas. But it's worthwhile because here at Sill is where they develop new techniques in field artillery are really paying off in France. Massed Fire , I saw a demonstration yesterday on the massing of fire that convinced me. Survey, logarithms, trigonometry, and gunnery are strange subjects for a newspaperman to be concerned with, but they're the things that occupy me these days. I'll be through here October L'l, find hope to visit again in Bakersfield before returning to Koberls. Sjncerely, "CHUCK." From Italy Here is a story, a delayed dispatch from the Fifteenth Air Force in Italy: "Doing aerial acrobatics over heavily defended enemy territory geenis a little out of place but was 'Very necessary at one time," said First Lieutenant Wilfred II. Gill, Jr., 23, pilot of an Italy based 4 Aj A. F. B-17 Flying Fortress, with 50 successful daylight bombing missions to his credit. The lieutenant is the husband ot Mrs. Lillian J. Gill and the father of 1-year-old Milton Fred Gill. His parents. Mr. and Mrs. Wilfred H. GUI, reside at 1!UO Baker street, Bakersfield, Calif. Kough Mission (Mil related his rough mission and acrobatic performance as one of July 7, 1944, against a syntheic oil refinery at Bleehhammer, Germany. Attacked by swarms of Nazi fighter aircraft an hour before the target, both oxygen and interphone systems were shot out and the No. 2 engine hit by 20mm. cannon shells. He was unable to leather the prop of the damaged engine but continued on to the target where the bombardier successfully dropped the bombs. On the bombing run, however, the No. 2 engine caught fire and as soon as "bombs away." Gill put the big Fortress through a. series of steep dives and sharp pullouls in an effort to put out the fire and shake the damaged prop off. The fire was short-lived, but it took nearly 30 minutes before the prop fell off. Far behind his formation, he brought his plane from 2!!,000 feet *lo 12,000, and without escort sweated out the return through an enemy fighter plane belt but nevertheless returned to his home , base without further incident. Lieutenant Gill has been overseas five months and has participated in the bombing of enemy targets in northern Italy, Hungary, Austria, Czechoslovakia, Rumania, France and Germany. He flew his first combat mission on April 3, 1944, against railroad yards at Brod, Yugoslavia; while Ills fiftieth was to blast an enemy tank factory at Turin, Italy on July 24, 1944. Local Schools The lieutenant was graduated from Kern County Union High School at Bakersfield in 1939 and prior to his enlistment into the A. A. F. on July 21, 1942, at Monterey, Calif., was cashier and book- kfiepertfor the Harry S. White de- feJke plant at Eagle Field, Dos Minos, Calif. He received his wngs and commission on December 5, 1943, at Lemoore Field, Calif. • Gill holds the Air Medal with four Oak Leaf Clusters'for "meritorious achievement while participating in aerial flight." Union Cemetery NON-PROFIT CORPORATION PERPETUAL CARE View Its Lovely Landscaped Grounds Gardens and Flowers and Gemlike Lakes See Our Monument Display Near the Office Phone 7-7185 IX CHARGE—These are the Air Force and Civil Air Patrol officers who have charge of the Civil Air Patrol cadet encampment at Minter Field. Front row (left to right): Lieutenant Andrew C. Graf, of Minter cadet detachment staff; Lieutenant Ralph M. BachtPl. Glendale, ('. A. 1'. unit commander during encampment: Lieutenant Robert Meredith (C. A. P.) Hollywood; Lieutenant Court Prowell (C. A. P.), Long Beach. Back row: Staff Sergeant diaries Kauffman and Sergeant Edward W. Sinks, Minter Field; Corporal Ronald Griest (C. A. P.), Los Angeles. ON THE LINE—Lieutenant Nelson F. Leist. a Minter Field flying officer, explains operation of a BT-13a trainer plane to a group of the Civil Air Patrol cadets who are on a 10-day tour of duty at the air base. The youths spend part of each day on the flight line. The group is composed of boys who have shown special interest in cadet training. Lieutenant Ralph M. Baehtel, Glendale, unit commander during the encampment, stresses that C. A. P. cadets may join the regular army. LINK TRAINER—These two Civil Air P.itrol cadets, Richard Critohfield (in cockpit) and Lee Mi-ill, a C. A. 1'. cadet technical sergeant, learn principles of Instruirent flying at Minter Field by taking instruction in the Link trainer. Without leaving the ground, this cartoonist's version of a pursuit ship is free to imitate both bank and (limb, and responds to every maneuver a pilot makes in a real plane. LOCAL SECTION BAKERSFIELD, CALIFORNIA, THURSDAY, AUGUST 31, 1944 PAGES 9 TO 16 Civil Air Patrol Cadets Get Preview at Minter WITH US TODAY Mr. uiKl Mrs. E. B. Pule, Jr., Houston. Texas. Bak- erst'ield Inn. Paul Taylor. Honolulu. Visiting. Padre hotel. Mr. and Mrs. .1. C. Kelly. New York, .\. Y. Visiting. Padre hotel. Mr. and Mrs. Thomas A. Nelson, Altadena. Visiting. Hotel El Tejon. Mrs. Molly Ohle, Lost Hills. Visiting. Hotel El Tejon. •—Photo by Austin. LETTER PUEXY—Pictured above is Hugh Hpaulding, state president of the Letter Carriers, who is one of the active planners of the convention for the State Association of Letter Carriers, which is to be held next Saturday and Sunday in Bakersfield. LOCAL WOMAN NAMED J POST ELECTED CHAPLAIN OF STATE MARINE GROUP Mrs. Jane West, past president and present trustee of the Bakersfield Marine Corps League Auxiliary, was appointed chaplain for the state auxiliary, and Vcrn Crider, junior past commandant of the local league, was appointed state trustee, at a state convention of the Marine Corps League and Auxiliary held in Sacramento, Monday and Tuesday, according to Airs. Guy Bennett, president of the women's auxiliary. Duties of the state chaplain are to contact all navy and marine hospitals to ascertain the needs of the patients, Mrs. Bennett explained, Others attending "the convention were Henry Kruger, sergeant-at- arms and past commandant of the league, and Mrs. Kruger, senior vice- president of the auxiliary; A. S. Waggoner, junior vice-commandant of the league, and Mrs. Waggoner, member of the color guard of the auxiliary; Leonard Giddings, senior vice-commandant of the league, and Mrs. Giddings, secretary to the auxiliary; Bob Fowler, commandant-of the league; Mrs. Iva Basshain, member of the auxiliary; Guy Bennett, adjutant and paymaster of the league, and Mrs. Bennett. Twenty-Thirty Clubs Meet Here Tonight Seventy-five men, representing 20:30 clubs of Tulare, Taft, AVasco, Shafter and Bakersfield, will convene at Amestoy Cafe, 622 Twenty- first street tonight at 7:,'!0 p. in., it was announced today by Bob Roberts, president of Bakersfield club. Plans for tonight were completed when members met in luncheon session today at the green room of Hotel El Tejon. Tonight the date will be fixed and chairmen named for a southern district 20-30 club convention in Tulare to-be attended by 400 men, Entertainment this evening will highlight Gershwin Cohan, Minter Field accordionist, reputed to be one of the finest men on this instrument on the Pacific coast. Bob Roberts will preside over tonight's meeting also. DR. CARREL ARRESTED 'PARIS, Aug. 31. UP) — Frejich forces of the interior have arrested Dr. Alexis Carrel, 71-year-old-Nobel prize winner and former scientific associate of Charles A. Lindbergh in the invention of a mechanical heart, it was disclosed yesterday. Inyokern Problem Aired School Enrollment Increases From 25 to 400 in Year By ItOY MiicDOUELL Just as thousands of people poured into the old settlements of Jamestown, Mariposa, Coulterville and Columbia in the gold rush days, so like numbers have settled in the Inyokern community following construction of the naval ordnance test base there, and the sudden increase in population has presented the county board of education with n problem as gigantic as it is unique. Last year there were l!."i pupi'ls in attendance at the Indian Wells School in the community, nnd this year it is estimated that, .the students of nil classes will total more than 400. To offset the inadequate school buildings, a number of quonset huts will he fitted out with new school furniture and used as classrooms, it is announced by the county superintendent's office. Faculty of 12 A faculty of 12 well qualified and experienced teachers has been employed by the hoard of trustees of the Indian Wells valley schools to teach at the naval base and at Inyokern with Mrs. F. R. Wegner and Mrs. Charles Ottoman serving as vice-principals at the base and Inyokern respectively. Permanent Buildings Plans are being considered for the construction of permanent buildings next year in order to accommodate the educational needs of pupils in this community through the twelfth grade, it is said. "In view of the fact that thousands have recently settled in this community and that hundreds more are coming in every week, it does not require a strong imagination to foresee many complex and perplexing problems facing the faculty and management of the schools in this community." F. L. Luttrell, Sr.. district superintendent said in a recent announcement. Classes for the grammar pupils will open the morning of September 11, but enrollment day will be September 5, beginning at 9 a. m. Youth Held on Navy Desertion Charge Samuel Eugene Felton, 20, charged with deserting the United States Navy during June was arrested by police officers and is being held pending instructions from the navy, the city police said today. DEMOCRATS OPEN HEADQUARTERS "REGISTER, VOTE" CAMPAIGN PLANNED Headquarters for the Kern County Democratic Committee — beginning the fight for the re-election of President Roosevelt—were opened today in Room 11!0, Morgan Building. Bakersfield. Wiley C. Don-is is chairman of the committee. A "register and vote" canvpaign, unhiue in the procedure of politics, in that both Republicans and Democrats participate, will be proposed before the City Council Monday by Don-is. A comprehensive plan of organization o£ farm, labor and business leaders will be discussed by the committee at a meeting in the supervisors' room of the courthouse at a date to be announced. Don-is said yesterday that workers voluntarily would go into the field to "seek out the person who should register and vole, but who doesn't." The committee, headed by Don-is with Mrs. Ruby Crain as secretary, includes representatives of all elements of the voting population in Kern county: labor, business, farming, the retired, the idle, Dorri.s said. In opening downtown headquarters, it was announced that an extensive plan of newspaper advertising would be carried out, that radio speeches by prominent Kern county persons would be sought, and that various types of literature would be printed and mailed to those in outlying districts. Art Group Committee Heads Named MRS. DOUGLAS JARRET TO DIRECT PROGRAMS FOR ASSOCIATION Committee chairmen appointed at a recent meeting of the Bakersfield Art Association, include Mrs. Douglas Jarrett, program; Mrs. Willia:n Bretinger, art education; Miss Waive Staffer, art library; Miss Patricia Day, publicity; Bert Ballinger, membership; Mrs. C.'B. Stockton, hospitality; Miss Ida Crickmer. junior membership; Miss Dorothy Bitner. art exchange. Officers Installed were Charles Smith, president; Miss llene Dennen, first vice-president; Mrs. Phillip Urner, second vice-president; Miss Virginia Oetchell, secretary, and Ben Bolt, treasurer. Legion Meetings Will Feature Films Frank S. Reynolds Post, American Legion, will hold its regular weekly meeting this evening at the Legion hall, according to Frederick E. Hoar, post commander. The featured attraction of the session will be the showing of war films by Herman Biane of the sheriff's office, through courtesy of John E. Loustalot, the commander stated. Millard Marmaduke, City Councilman, Dies in L. A. 17 years, died August 30, at a Los Angeles hospital. Funeral services will be, held September 2, at 10 a. in., at Fllckinger- Digier Chapel. Interment will be in Greenlawn Memorial Park. At the time of his death, Mr. Marmaduke was serving his third term on the city council, having been elected in April, 1939. While on the council he was active in the finance committee for more than two years. His career in civic affairs included two years as park commissioner, from which office lie resigned in 1943. A Santa I'^e conductor for 35 years, Mr. Marrnaduke had recently been working between Bakersfield and Barstow. ., He was born In Cawker City, Kan., and worked in Kansas City before going to Fresno ii:i years ago. While in Bakersfield, Mr. Marmaduke was a member of the Order of Railway Conductors and belonged to Masonic Lodge 224. --J, Surviving Mr. Marmaduke are his widow, Mrs. Ethel Marmaduke, 290!» Park Way; a daughter, Mrs. W. .1. Millard D. MaYniaduke, &7. city | Whartun. Bakersfield; fvo grand- councilman for the fifth ward, and i sons, William 12. Wharton, and I'toh- Bukersfield resident for more thau j ert C. Wharton, both of Bakersfield. Milliard Marmaduke Ten New Teachers at School Staff Members of Bakersfield High Listed by Hedge Ten new teachers will be on the stair when Bakcrsiield High School swings into its fall semester schedule with the official opening of classes on Tuesday, September f>, L. W. Hedge, principal, reported today. Assuming the duties of high school nurse will be Mrs. Le- iiore Anderson, who is well acquainted with the responsibilities of this position, having already served in this capacity at the high school for a three-year period. Mrs. Anderson received her degree from the University of Wyoming and finished her nurses' training at Denver. Following her work as school nurse at the high school. Mrs. Anderson worked in the Kern county public health department. Miss Margery Bond, who received her degree from the University of California at Los Angeles, will lie on the girls' physical education staff this year as her first year of teaching. Also beginning her teaching experience will be Miss Elizabeth Coman, graduate of the University of Southern California, wiio has been trained in art education and will be on the school's art department. Hand Instruction Band instruction at the high school will he handled by Harold Bradley, University of Kansas graduate, whose recent music teaching experience was that of music supervisor at Puente High School. lie has also had experience as a music teacher in the middle west. Returning to Bakersfield High School as teacher in the home economics department, after working for a year at Shatter High School, is Miss Carol Clark. Miss Clark received her teacher's degree from Whinier College, and did special study at the Pratt Institute of Technology in New York, thus receiving specialized training in her field. Starting her fifth year of teaching experience, Mrs. Margaret Haney, graduate of the University of Southern California, will have English and dramatics assignments at the high school. Coming from Inglewood High School, Mrs. Haney has had considerable, experience directing and participtaing in theater productions. English instruction will be the assignment of Robert Moguls, a graduate of the University of California, who has had five years of teaching experience to his credit, having taught at Oroville, Calif. Social Science Classes Mrs. Bess Pecarich. graduate of the University of Texas, has had seven years teaching experience, as well as substituting at the high school last year. Mrs. Pecarich will conduct classes in social science this year. Mrs. Clara J^ortcrfield will teach English at the high school this year, having had ton years' teaching experience. Mrs. Porterfield received her master's degree from the University of Southern California. Instructing in the boys' physical education department this year will be Raymond Scott, graduate of Oregon State College where he distinguished himself as a member of the football team. Meeting Set Mr. Jledge announced that an informal meeting for the 10 new teachers will be held In Ludden Hall at ;!:30 p. in. Saturday, September _. to ! acquaint the new teachers with j members of the administration and counseling staff. Also scheduled as part of the week's preparation is the counselors' meeting tn be held Thursday night, August 31, at the home of Mr. Hedge. Gathering to discuss their counseling: responsibilities will be Miss Hazel Jordan, counselor of senior girls; Miss Kloise Nelson, counselor of junior girls; Mias Ruth Xei- man, counselor of freshman girls: Miss Evelyn Schilling, counselor of sophomore girls; George Williamson, counselor of senior boys; Ed Hem- merjing, counselor of 3Vlnlor boys; Al Cannon, counselor of sophomore boys; Don Harrison, counselor of freshman boys, assisted in this position by .John Van Osclel. Also present at the counselor's CuntiiiuuU on Fuse Klevcn One hundred and thirty-nine southern California youths who hope eventually to becitme amiy air tinve fliers arc being afforded a preview of aviation cadet training at .Minter Field. The l.'i. Iti and 17-year-olds, civil air patrol cadet.-*, are on a 10-day tour of duty under supervision of their own adult officers and members of the student training staff at this basic pilot school. A majority of the boys are from Los Angeles, but there also are groups from Long Beach Hemet. Corona and various towns of the San Fernando valley. Minter Field is one of two California air bases at which the cadet encampments are being held as part of a national program arranged by the Civil Air Patrol, an auxiliary of the Army Air Forces, in co-operation with the A. A. F. C. A. P. cadets from central and northern California were assigned to Mather Field. Sacramento, for a similar encampment. Actual Training The cadets, selected by <iuolu on the basis of their past interest and ability in Civil Air J'atrol activity, are taking 5S hours of actual training during their stay on the field. Their work includes military training, physical training, ground school classes and visits and instruction on the flight line. The idea of the encampment is to Rive the youths a sample of the life most of them have set up as their ambition, that of a cadet with the Army Air Forces, and to speed up air force training by pre-educating these teen-age potential military airmen. No Obligation Civil Air Patrol officers emphasize that their organization encourages C. A. P. cadets to become air cadets when are old enough, but attendance at the encampment and other C. A. P. cadet work puts the youths under no obligation to do so. The officers say at least a third ol: those attending the Minter Kield encampment have obtained some flying time privately, and several of the boys have soloed in the air. No j actual flying was included on the ! training schedule, hut it \\.-is ex• pected that certain hoys making nut• standing records would he invited to lake plane rides. ; C. A. !*. unit commander for the j encampment is First Lieutenant I Ralph M. Machtel of Glendale. com! manding officer of the San Fernando Valley Squadron of the Civil Air Patrol, other C. A. P. officers are Lieutenant Court Prnwell, executive officer to the Long Beach Squadron, and Lieutenant Robert Meredith, communications officer of Los Angeles Squadron 5, Hollywood. Lieutenant Andrew C. Graf, a training officer on the Minter cadet detachment staff, worked nut the tr:iining program c.nd is In direct charge of the instruction given the C. A. P. cadets during their stay on the field. Dtiy Begins at 6 a. in. Day begins for the cadets with C o'clock reveille. From then on they are kept busy practically every minute until 7 p. m., when they have two hours of flee thne before taps at 11 o'clock. The cadets bunk In barracks in the Minter trainee area, and eat at the enlisted men's mess hall. Fatigue uniforms were issued to them on arrival for use in ilieir training activities, in addition to their own C. A. P. cadet uniforms. Instruction.iI Program Their instructional program includes classes in military customs and courtesy, "otco and command, discipline, leadership, organization of the army and air forces, school of soldier, radio procedure, traffic control, airplane recognition, pilotage, interior guard duty, flight plan, theory of flight and aerodynamics, military sanitation and first aid, and care of clothing and equipment. In addition the cadets take daily physical training, receive instruction In barracks preparation and hold regular inspections. They spend a portion of each day on the Minter flight line 1 , learning about the flying and maintenance of army air force training planes. —Air Corps Photo WELL DRESSED—Showing what the. well-dressed man should wear are Civil Air Cadets Arthur Mel- Yin Grettner (left, a feet 3 inches tall, and his pal, John B. Chown. t> feet -I. These Los Angeles youths are attending the Civil Air Patrol cadet encampment at Minter Field. City Will Have 255 Teachers 8000 Students Expected in City Schools Ten Additional Classrooms Prepared for Increased Enrollment; Preliminary Staff Meetings Held by City Superintendent Edison School Will Open September 5 Kdison School will open at 9 a. in.. Tuesday, September 5. .Mrs. T. 1'). Da we, first and second ^raile teacher, announced today. Mrs. lluby Orick will replace Mrs. Jewel Potter as principal, as .Mrs. Potter resigned during the summer. Mrs. Dawe said that Tuesday will be a minimum dav. When priorities on vacation end next Wednesday for Hak- ersfield city grammar school boys and girls, 80(HJ of them are expected to settle down in desks at 10 city schools, approximately 1000 more than were enrolled last year at the | S ". 1(PB opening of schools. A total of (1682 boys and gii'ls were signed up last fall. Ten additional classrooms have been prepared to receive the new recruits this fall. Preliminary stall' meetings have already been held under the direction of John L. Compton, city superintendent. City school principals met with the superintendent. Wednesday. Mrs. .1. W. Voorhies. secretary of the board of education, welcomed the newly-appointed principals, Mrs. Hallie Hoy, who is taking over duties at Hawthorne School, and Robert Meade, principal of the Lowell School. Difficult Year Seen Mr. Compton said that, ]!i44-l«43 may be a difficult year with many emergencies for the schools. ICnd of the war, he said, may bring temporary unemployment and migration of many families to other areas. He spoke for increased effort to combat juvenile delinquency. Mobility of school population is a particular problem for the classroom teacher who must meet the emergencies as they arise. The school system must assimilate many more new teachers than ever before, lie said. li. F. Xeideffer and Alfred Ames, assistant superinieudent.s of schools, and Miss Belly Gould, director of attendance and child accounting, spoke at the meeting also. Tenor of the remarks was that principals and teachers have been called upon to meet the problems of the year with a determined effort to 'see that children receive additional understanding and sympathy at a time when it is most needed. New Course of Studies Other meetings included a session of the principals with the assistant superintendent and the supervisory staff, during the afternoon. The-f, new course of study was explained to the group. Teachers beginning service for the first time in Bakersfield city schools met with the superintendent this Cunlliiucd i>n I'ujje Klvven 206 Instructors Signed for High Schools in Districts Bakersfield city schools will open September (i with apeak number of instructors, a total jof 255 having been signed up, and the Kern County Union High School district will open its six secondary schools, September 5, with a total of 206 instructors and administrators, about 50 less than other (years. School teachers this yt-ar are signed up by regular contract, by substitute contracts and on emergency teaching credentials, due to the teacher shortages. liakerslleld city schools had 10 new classrooms to staff because of the anticipated increased enrollment while high school classes are still under average as youths of high school and junior college age are stilt being called into service. of the 250 teachers hired by the Hakersfield City Schools, approximately 20 are teachers on substitute rating to lake "the places of those on leave of absence and there are about l.i teachers holding emergency teaching credentials. Bakersfield High School teachers total ti!!», East Bakersfield. 4:J. McFarland, 7, Shafter. 111. Kernville, 2» and Ca.iip Owens. 1. There are seven teachers at I Bakersfield high on substitute con! tract. 10 at Kast Bakersfield, high; j -j at Shafter, 1 at McFarland. I Moulin; Shortage Acute I As the 42ti teachers, (Bakersfield I and East Baker.-field high and i Bakersfield city grammar) flocked | back to Bakersfield to resume their ! duties this week, housing shortage Bakei-sfield reached an acute Rooms seemed easier to procure with houses and apartments unavailable for teachers with families. A particularly difficult problem for most teachers was to find housing within their means as the few available rentals were reported to be bc- yond the financial reach of the school teacher's budget. John L. Compton. city school superintendents, reported that calls on available housing for teachers will be appreciated by his office and Mrs. Preble Henry .it the Bakersfield High School will be glad to have j housing facilities reported to her. j Teachers coming back to the city j this week have had busy summers i with tew complete vacations re- j ported. ; Employed in Defense j Many of the teachers were employed in defense industries during J the summer and reported big differ' ence between school teaching salaries | and those granted in business and industry. other teachers .spent their time at educational institutions taking special courses for professional advancement and refresher courses. Some of the teachers spent their times at their own homes doing enures on homes and yards and making repairs for which workmen can no longer be hired. In a few instances, instructors enjoyed holidays with their families, but there were few long trips reported by the returning teachers. McLean Gets Second Oak Leaf Cluster MISSING—Lieutenant Earl C. Edgar has been missing in action over Kurope since August 7, according to word received by his wife, .Mrs. .Shirley Edgar, 141! t U-iker street. Employed in Ulldalo before enlisting in tin- army air forces. Lieutenant Edgar him been overseas since March, 11)44. Second Lieutenant Edward C. McLean, son of Mr. and Mrs. Alex C. McLean, 1302 Madison street, has been awarded the second Oak Leaf Cluster to the Air Medal for meritorious achievement in aerial combat. Lieutenant McLean is a co-pilot em a B-L'4 Liberator heavy bomber. He has made IS bombing missions over (iermany and enemy - occupied j Eurouc. ^

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